Make a leather seating for your campervan

If you have a self-built camper, you will encounter several things. Such as making seating which you also want to use as a bed. In itself not very difficult to make, only it is always proliferating with the space you have. Because we want to use every centimeter in our van, we have chosen not ….  Read More

Making modern cushions for a Morris style chair

Who does not know them, the Morris style chairs or fireplace chairs. We made a video for the modern version of the cushions. It has a foam filling and a cover with, top stitching and a zipper. Below the video, it is recorded in Dutch and has subtitles in English, Spanish and Dutch. You can ….  Read More

Online course Upholster chrome tubular chairs

In this online training on E-learn platform Udemy you learn to reupholster a number of common tubular frame chairs yourself. These are Gispen (not the one with the clasps), schuitema and de Wit. At first glance, they all look the same, but we show the different ways of replacing the foam. And also the various ….  Read More

DIY A shabby chic leather patchwork footstool

What I mean by shabby chic is that the work looks a bit old, but is still made with care. This also applies to this footstool. The vintage leather that we used is from pieces that we had left from other projects. It contains scars and quite a few color differences and unpainted pieces. The ….  Read More

Gispenstoel met klemmen herstofferen

Online course Reupholster a Gispen steel tubular chair with clasps

On the E-learn platform Udemy we have made a course Reupholster a steel tubular chair with clasps. Always wanted to know how to get the seat and backrest loose from a gispen chair where you cannot find any bolts or screws? The backrest consists of two parts. The upholstery is fastened with staples. If you ….  Read More